03 Aug 2020
--- Throughout the global COVID-19 pandemic, PackagingInsights is dedicated to bringing its readers all the latest and most relevant industry updates. Visit this daily news feed for the coronavirus information and insights you... Read More
31 Jul 2020
--- In packaging news this week, Crown debuted Twentyby30, a robust program that outlines twenty measurable environmental, social and governance (ESG) goals to be completed by 2030 or sooner. The program identifies five distinct... Read More
28 Jul 2020
--- Marking a significant stride in zero waste beauty packaging, Armani Beauty has unveiled a refillable perfume bottle for the latest addition to its olfactory family. The high-end brand’s latest fragrance launch, dubbed... Read More
16 Jul 2020
--- Owens-Illinois (O-I) Glass has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its Australia and New Zealand (ANZ) business unit to Visy Industries (Visy), one of the world’s largest privately-owned packaging and resource... Read More
13 Jul 2020
--- The alcoholic beverage packaging sector is taking cues from digitalization on how to make products shine on shelf, build engaging brand-consumer relationships and deliver on environmental sustainability targets. In this Part... Read More
10 Jul 2020
--- In packaging news this week, Danone mineral water brand evian introduced a 100 percent recycled and recyclable, label-free 400 ml bottle that will launch in France this month. The launch comes after the brand achieved carbon... Read More
10 Jul 2020
--- The alcohol beverage packaging sector has undergone more change in the past decade than in its entire history. From wine in tin cans to spirits in aseptic cartons, the space is ripe with diversified solutions that adapt to... Read More
08 Jul 2020
--- Australia-headquartered Amcor has published results from its latest research into consumer perceptions of environmental sustainability and packaging. The proprietary insights offer an understanding of evolving preferences,... Read More
06 Jul 2020
--- A multi-stakeholder platform connecting the European glass packaging ecosystem has launched with the ambition to achieve 90 percent glass collection by 2030. The move comes as efforts to consolidate the European Circular... Read More
26 Jun 2020
--- In packaging news this week, SIG began offering Aluminium Stewardship Initiative (ASI)-certified aluminum across all of its packs as standard throughout Europe. SIG is the first in the industry to obtain certification to... Read More
26 Jun 2020
--- An Australian-developed technology suite called eBottli has launched with the potential to defend the wine export industry against the booming global trade in counterfeit wines. eBottli delivers a suite of new tracking and... Read More
25 Jun 2020
--- Within the burgeoning e-commerce sector, brands are increasingly prioritizing durable packaging to reflect premium brand presentation. Addressing this demand, global logistics company UPS has initiated a four-partner... Read More
17 Jun 2020
--- Alcoholic beverage giant Diageo North America has launched 100 percent recycled PET (rPET) bottles for its Seagram's 7 Crown American whiskey brand across all formats (1.75 L, 750 ml, 375 ml and 200 ml). Diageo expects... Read More
22 May 2020
--- This week in packaging, Smurfit Kappa signed a commitment to align its CO2 reduction target with the Science Based Target (SBT) initiative. SBT will validate that Smurfit Kappa’s CO2 target is aligned with the Paris... Read More
18 May 2020
--- European environmental NGOs are amplifying their concerns regarding the consequences of failing to implement the separate collection of single-use plastic bottles via deposit return systems (DRS) as recommended by the EU... Read More
15 May 2020
--- This week in packaging, e-commerce packaging specialist Pregis introduced methods to measure the environmental impact of products damaged during transit, including electricity, forestry, natural gas, gasoline, solid waste,... Read More
11 May 2020
--- German jam brand Garten Freund by Schwartau welcomes the spring season with a new special edition packaging design, depicting regional fruit, flowers and butterflies, created by design agency Hajok. Containing a packet of... Read More
30 Apr 2020
--- COVID-19 has forced the cancellation of industry events but German packaging and bottling machine manufacturer Krones has kept its doors wide open – virtually. From 28-30 April, Krones has welcomed visitors to its... Read More
24 Apr 2020
--- This week in packaging news, Smurfit Kappa equipped Fée Nature with its BIB 700 automatic machine to package the company’s seasonal birch sap. Meanwhile, Syntegon has a host of novel packaging systems for powder... Read More
17 Apr 2020
--- The rich flavors of Italian Pietra dei Venti’s olive oil are reflected in the brand’s newly designed labels. Illustrations of olive trees and leaves were substituted for elegant yet straightforward monochromatic... Read More